Tuesday, January 20, 2009

Jayalalithaa’s support for SL govt. not shared by us: Karunanidhi

(DM)CHENNAI: Chief Minister M. Karunanidhi on Sunday said AIADMK general secretary Jayalalithaa had gone one better than Sri Lankan President Mahinda Rajapaksa in her support for the Sri Lankan Army.

Reacting to her argument that the intention of the Sri Lankan Army was not to kill innocent Tamils, the Chief Minister said it was for MDMK general secretary Vaiko, CPI (M) state secretary N.Varadarajan and CPI state secretary D.Pandian, the alliance partners of the AIADMK, to explain their views on her statement. Ms. Jayalalithaa is also said to have remarked that innocent civilians getting killed during a war was common. Full Text